The Story Behind | The Extraordinary History of the Ordinary
About This Show
Do you ever wonder about the history of everyday things in your world? Do you like trivia and fun facts? Have you lost hours to Wikipedia rabbit holes?
The Story Behind is the show for you! Trivia nerd Emily Prokop explores the origins and cool stories that surround the things, people and places you may never have wondered about before.
Warning: Your friends might tire of you starting sentences with, "I learned on a podcast ..."
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Clowns | Send Them In, But Don't Expect Everyone to Laugh (TSB087)
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With the release of IT in September of 2017 came shattered box office records and a majority of my favorite podcasts talking about the new version with Bill Skarsgard in the title role.
The Stephen King novel the movies are based on is looked at as one of the pivotal moments the subject of today’s episode went from a character bringing happiness and laughter to a character that it’s said 42 percent of Americans are afraid of.
I’m your host, Emily Prokop, and this is The Story Behind Clowns.